Haiti - News : Zapping...
Monday at Cabaret (West Dept.) a few meters from the police station of the city a group of heavily armed bandits robbed and stripped money changers and fired in all directions by fleeing said Mayor Jean Wills Thomas on a radio of the capital deploring the lack of intervention of the PNH. In fact, 3 people were killed and 5 others wounded who were rushed to the hospital.
Labor demonstration announced
The National Central of Haitian Workers, the union Respect of the Haitian workers and "Antèn Ouvrye" announce a peaceful demonstration, Friday, May 18 in the streets of Port-au-Prince to demand the increase of the minimum wage to 1,000 Gourdes.
EDH denies the increase in rates
Hervé Pierre-Louis, the Director General of Electricity of Haiti (EDH) says that his institution does not intend to increase its rates. For Hervé Pierre-Louis these are rumors he wants to deny. He calls on people to calm down and pay their debts and electricity bills on time.
Football : Thank you to the Embassy of France
The Embassy of France in Haiti supports the 12 budding footballers of the St-Louis Sports Club who will participate on May 26th and 27th in the international tournament organized annually for 24 years by the Dirinon Sports Association (Brittany, France). Aimed at children aged 10 and 11, this tournament will bring together more than 1,000 players from 3 continents and 16 countries. Best wishes to our little Grenadiers
Seminar on leadership and entrepreneurship
Thursday, May 17, at the Auditorium of the Lycée Alexandre Pétion, The Lorquet Foundation for a new Haiti, in partnership with the Lycée organizes a seminar on "leadership" and entrepreneurship.
Tribute to teachers
Thursday, May 17 morning at the Marriott Hotel, will be helf the ceremony of tribute to teachers around the theme: "Anseyan yo se poto mitan sistem edikatif, An n kore yo" (teachers, pillars of the education system, let's supervise them). This initiative is part of activities to celebrate National Teachers' Day, held annually on May 17. It should be noted that a dozen people who have marked the world Education and 40 teachers from the Departmental Directorates of Education (DDE), at the rate of 4 by DDE will be honored in the circumstances.